• Meet our 2021 MLI Cohort


    Erika Allen Tachelle Banks LeManuel Bitsoi Shelby Boseman 

    Erika Allen  
    Director of College Advancement & Foundation Executive Director
    College of Southern Idaho           

    Tachelle Banks
    Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation & Initiatives
    Professor & Associate Dean, Faculty & External Affairs
    Cleveland State University 

    LeManuel Bitsóí
    Associate Vice President for Diversity Affairs
    Fort Lewis College (Colo.) 

    Shelby Boseman
    Chief Legal Officer
    The University of Texas at Arlington 

    Dawn Bratsch-Prince Gary Brown Terrence Cheng Claudia Ford

    Dawn Bratsch-Prince
    Associate Provost for Faculty
    Deputy Title IX Coordinator
    Iowa State University 

    Gary Brown
    Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
    Elizabeth City State University (N.C.) 

    Terrence Cheng  
    Connecticut State Colleges and Universities system

    Claudia Ford
    Interim Chief Diversity Officer
    Interim Associate Vice President Division of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
    State University of New York, Potsdam 

    Tracey Ford Xuanning Fu Maria Fuentes-Martin Cheryl Gittens

    Tracey Ford
    Vice Provost and Dean Division of Student Affairs
    University of North Carolina School of the Arts 

    Xuanning Fu
    Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
    California State University, Fresno 

    Maria Fuentes-Martin
    Vice President of Student Success and Engagement
    Texas A&M University-San Antonio


    Cheryl Gittens
    Associate Vice Provost Division of Diversity, Equity, and Educational Achievement
    University of Wisconsin–Madison   

    Clay Gloster Anthony Graham Tymon Graham  Tobias Guzmán

    Clay Gloster
    Vice Provost for Graduate Research and Dean of the Graduate College
    North Carolina A&T State University 

    Anthony Graham
    Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
    Winston-Salem State University (N.C.) 

    Tymon Graham
    Former Chief of Staff
    Kentucky State University 

    Tobias Guzmán
    Chief Diversity Officer and Associate Vice President of Student Affairs
    University of Northern Colorado 

    Julian Vasquez Heilig John Hoffman Keith Johnson Kristie Kenney

    Julian Vasquez Heilig
    Dean and Professor of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation
    University of Kentucky 

    John Hoffman
    Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs
    University of Minnesota Crookston 

    Keith Johnson
    Vice President for Equity and Inclusion
    East Tennessee State University 

    Kristie Kenney
    Vice President for Institutional Advancement
    Talladega College (Ala.) 

    Kristalyn Lee Malisa Lee Denise McDowell Creshema Murray

    Kristalyn Lee
    Vice President for Administration & Liaison to the Board of Trustees
    University of Montevallo (Ala.) 

    Malisa Lee
    Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management
    California State University, Fresno 

    Denise McDowell
    Vice President for Enrollment Management & Student Life
    Winona State University (Minn.) 

    Creshema Murray
    Special Assistant to the President
    University of Houston-Downtown  

    Monica Porter Louie Rodriguez Stephanie Shonekan Reginald Stewart

    Monica Porter
    Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs & Diversity, Dean of Students
    Indiana University South Bend 

    Louie Rodriguez
    Interim Dean and Professor
    University of California Riverside 

    Stephanie Shonekan
    Associate Dean, College of Arts and Science
    University of Missouri 

    Reginald Stewart  
    Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
    Chapman University

    Roger Thompson Irem Tumer Ann Marie VanDerZanden Jeanine Ward-Roof

    Roger Thompson
    Vice President for Student Services and Enrollment Management
    University of Oregon 

    Irem Tumer
    Vice President for Research
    Oregon State University 

    Ann Marie VanDerZanden
    Associate Provost for Academic Programs
    Iowa State University
    Jeanine Ward-Roof
    Vice President for Student Affairs
    Ferris State University (Mich.)